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Oct 1, 2012 3:00am PDT
governor romney for the first time gets on the same stage with the president of the united states and people can make a direct comparison about them and their visions for the future. and wednesday night is the restart of this campaign and i think you'll see the numbers start to move right back in the other direction. >> how do you restart a campaign, governor, at that last moment where you can reach tens of millions of people? why isn't it too late to believe that after you announce your running mate, after you have your own convention, that you can restart with the presidential debates? >> absolutely. you'll have tens of millions of people for the very first time, david, really tuning in and paying attention to this race. and also for the first time you're going to have them be able to make a direct side-by-side comparison. remember, at the end of the day, campaigns are about the candidates. and they're going to be able to see the two candidates next to each other, debating each other, and governor romney i know will do a great job on wednesday night laying out his vision for america
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Oct 15, 2012 3:00am PDT
. when the vice president of the united states directly contradicts the testimony, sworn testimony, of state department officials, american citizens have a right to know just what's going on. and we're going to find out. >> it sounds, governor granholm, you have the vice president and the white house saying the next day, well, it didn't come directly to the white house. there were other people who handle all of that. the white house is saying one thing. the state department another. the white house saying the intelligence community gave them this information. kind of distancing themselves from that. this was an attack on 9/11 that killed our ambassador. is it sloppy the way it's being handled? >> let's be clear. first, on the attack on 9/11 that killed our ambassador and three others, the president has launched an investigation to get to the bottom of it and no one is more concerned about tracking down those killers to the end of the earth than the president is. the investigation and the knowledge of what's happening is an evolving crisis. you don't know everything on day one of what y
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Oct 22, 2012 3:00am PDT
is u.s. officials say iran has agreed to nuclear talks. the united states and iran have agreed in principle for the first time to one-on-one negotiations over iran's nuclear program, according to obama administration officials, setting the stage for what could be a last-ditch diplomat effort to avoid a military strike on iran. it's been suggested that the talks wait until after the presidential election. but a senior administration official said telling their american counterparts they want to know with whom they would be negotiating. what is your reaction to this? >> well, my reaction is the white house has denied it, so i don't think there's much more to talk about. they denied that. obviously, war is always the last option. no one wants a war. we would hope this could get solved in another way. i think the military option has to be on the table, and both candidates have said that. and i think there is also concern. and i'm not talking about this story but just in general that iran has often used negotiations in the past to buy themselves time. but the white house is denying tha
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Oct 16, 2012 6:00pm PDT
united states and can creating jobs here. it means we help them and small businesses to export all around the world to new markets. number two, we've got to make sure that we have the best education system in the world, and the fact you're going to college is great, but i want everybody to get a great education. we worked hard to make sure student loans are available for folks like you. i want it to nmake sure that th community colleges are offering slots for workers retrained for jobs right now and the jobs of the future. number three, we have to control our own energy. not only oil and natural gas, which we've been investing in, but also we have to make sure we're building the energy source of the future. not just thinking about next year but ten years from now, 20 years from now. that's why we invest in solar and wind and biofuels. energy efficient cars. we have to reduce our deficit, but in a balanced way. asking the wealthy to pay more along with cuts to invest in education like yours. let's take the money we're spending on war over the last decade to rebuild america, roads, b
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Oct 5, 2012 11:00pm PDT
anybody working in the united states pays into medicare and pays federal and state taxes and should be entitled to this treatment. >>> okay, pick your players, the gia giants, eagles. >> and even if you're not a sailor, it is still ease to watch america's cup. there is an exclusive look at today's action. >> reporter: hey, thank you, a big weekend here in the bay area also means a big two days of raising the america's world cup series. the fleet racing today saw terry hutchison take a victory, as well as ben ainsley. but the matchup was great work. on a day where we saw natalie coglin riding with new zealand's team, ben ainsley takes the second week of the round two, cup series, we found the most winning skipper supporting the giants into the post season with the fs logo on his boat. and what looked like victory, it was ruled he had not correctly rounded mark four and thus didn't finish. so thus, the swedish team advances to the finals to take on the crew. the final four and the championship finals of match racing set for saturday on the bay. now keep in mind we will have the fleet fin
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Oct 9, 2012 4:30am PDT
economies like the united states the growth is too slow to make a serious dent in unemployment. for emerging economies like china, the imf predicts growth will begin to slow down. >>> keeping up with the dollars and cents, stock markets will be running again today at full speed after a sluggish holiday. for that and the rest of the news before the bell, let's turn things over to courtney reagan. he's live at cnbc world headquarters. good morning, courtney. >> reporter: good morning to you, jon. futures are lower this morning as investors react to the imf cutting its forecast for global economic growth this year and next. stocks did fall monday on very light volume. there was no economic data to trade on due to the columbus day holiday. earnings system kicks off this afternoon when alcoa reports third quarter results. today is also the fifth anniversary of the dow hitting its all-time high of 14,164. the dow is just 580 points off that mark at this point. we slipped 26 points monday to 13,583. the nasdaq fell 23 to 3112. >>> facebook doesn't just want you to like something, it wants
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Oct 21, 2012 3:30pm PDT
over here. >> this war is destroying the united states. >> he scolded his fellow senators who supported it. >> we need to end that war and get on with what are the real problems before the nation. >> it was and an unabashed liberal that the democrats nominated him in 1972, it was snake bit from the start. >> come home to the conviction that we can move our country forward, come home to the belief that we can see a newer world. >> when his running mate missouri senator tom eagle on the revealed he had had electroshock therapy for depression, he came off the ticket. despite the efforts of a young campaign staff, including a young man named bill clinton who ran the effort in texas, on election night george mcgovern was crushed by richard nixon. >> we can see the dimensions of nixon's landslide tonight. >> he didn't even win his home state. a new years later the reagan revolution ended him off and he lost his united states senate seat. >> i leave the senate and the service of south dakota with very deep personal satisfaction. >> after such crushing defeat he kept working especially on world
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Oct 16, 2012 5:00pm PDT
united states will be here. >> reporter: stevens' parents will not take the podium, but they shared with us how proud they are of their son. >> he was a great big brother. he watched over his brothers and sister. and he was -- he was a responsible person. >> he wasn't the kind of diplomat to sit in the office and attend receptions and just be a formal person. he was a man of the people. >> reporter: those are the kinds of memories folks will have a chance to share as they show their gratitude for stevens' sacrifice. >> with the turnout of the people here in san francisco, the bay area, and wherever they have come from will show that their son was loved, was respected, and is honored here today. >> reporter: and you are seeing a live look at that memorial taking place as we speak in the rotunda of city hall here in san francisco. senator dianne feinstein is speaking. also present is congresswoman barbara lee, and the libyan ambassador to the united states will also speak. this memorial is scheduled to go until 6:00 tonight. from here the family will take the ambassador's remains to t
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Oct 17, 2012 5:00pm PDT
the united states would be able to describe what he is going to be able to do in the next four years be, he can't. >> you've heard of the square deal. mitt romney is trying to tell you a sketchy deal. we are not buying it. >> the verbal jabs continue. the third and final debate will be next monday evening in florida, which is as you probably know another key battleground state. >>> the smoke has cleared and the dust has settled after last night's debate. but for all the posturing and verbal attacking, did president obama and governor romney keep their accusations and their explanations on point? in tonight's reality check, sam brock takes a closer look at the claims both candidates made in the heat of the moment. >> janelle, good evening. there are a few things about the debate that are not really debatable. there were definitely some heated exchanges last night. and the candidates seemed to pick and choose their responses at times completely irregardless of the questions being asked. you can manufacturer responses, but you can't tamp were the facts. >> we're off topic here. >> compl
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Oct 7, 2012 3:30pm PDT
of the united states depends on for oil venezuela which has been ruled for 14 years president hugo chavez. he's facing a challenge of his power. it's a high stakes race people are watching very closely. we have our report from caracus. >> reporter: voters say today's election will determine how the oil population of the world uses its well. if hugo chavez wins another presidential third term, it will help his agenda. chavez says he uses exports to benefit the poor. voters love chavez because he gives them low cost housing and food. >> chavez has the interest of the people. >> reporter: pollsters say he has a good shot at victory. at 40, he's young, energetic, and some say, sexy. what does an election here in south america mean to the united states? oil experts say the oil here in venezuela will impact how much we as americans pay in gas. >> if chavez gets reelected, i suppose we'll see lower crude oil sales to the u.s. and that's going to cost the consumer more money for their gasoline. >> reporter: today most ralliers rallied tweeting, get out the votes. street cry is rampant and
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Oct 8, 2012 3:00am PDT
. and they saw the president of the united states sleep walking. >> mike, i don't think -- >> let me finish. the tired contrast rang a bell. romney has ideas, and the president has no vision for his second term. and i think that's what hurt him. >> mike, i don't doubt this was someone they had never seen before. i think there were people in the romney campaign who had never seen this candidate. a week ago paul ryan was asked to explain the math of a $4.8 trillion tax cut. and he said i don't have time. mitt romney said we just don't do math. like math doesn't exist. let me finish. you simply cannot wish away the existence of your entire campaign platform. as inconvenient as it may be when somebody says to you, ok, if you're going to reduce revenue by $4. trillion, you're not going to tell us one loophole you'd close, you're not going to run up the deficit or taxes on the middle class. >> very quickly -- >> no, no. it goes back to bill clinton. >> there was a story out yesterday that that claim is fiction because you don't count the loophole closing. >> what loophole? >> he talked abo
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Oct 7, 2012 6:00am PDT
a 90% voter turnout today. venezuela is the fourth largest supplier of oil to the united states. and this country has the largest oil reserves in the world. how different are things here because of that? pull into a gas station in venezuela and it takes less than $3 to fill up an empty suv. but oil production in venezuela has dropped 30% in the last decade, which is one reason for hour higher gas prices. oil industry experts in the united states say president hugo chavez, who's been no friend of the united states, has failed to invest in the oil industry that he nationalized in the early 2000s. challenging chavez is 40-year-old enrique. he's thin, energetic and some say the sexy candidate. a sign that folks here feel the vote could be close and perhaps contested. grocery stores have been mobbed as if residents are preparing for a hurricane. families are stocking up, fearful that over the election results there could be some sort of violence. in a last-minute statement from chavez, sort of surprising since he's made the united states his archenemy, he said, commenting on the u.s. elec
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Oct 9, 2012 3:00am PDT
that the united states is starting to become the more dominant market on the earth. today is the perfect example. we woke up to news that once again, some data point from china showed a further decline and that clearly faltered the economy. then that negativity was tossed to europe. will spain take the bailout or not? it's the european spinoff of deal or no deal. by the time we get to our market, i saw this morning at 4:00 a.m., we were looking down substantially. eight of us on world bank survey. i have to admit that when i heard the litany, my first reaction was, oh, here we go again. get ready to baton down the hatches because of the chinese slow down and the european stalemate. i tweeted just that at 4:15. i said here we go again, get ready. but the more i thought about it, the more i realized, are you kidding me? this again? these two headlines? are they even headlines? when they were first in the news, they were clearly disruptive forces, just terrorizing. they stayed that way for many, many months. but somehow the immediate market is graduated from them. sure enough we ope
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Oct 21, 2012 6:00am PDT
morning to you. and as of this morning, courtney, both sides, the united states and the iranian government, are denying a report in "the new york times" that they have agreed to sit down one-on-one after the u.s. elections and discuss iran's nuclear program. of course, that program has been a source of tension not only to the united states and iran and the rest of the world and iran for that matter but also between the united states and israel. you remember benjamin netanyahu, the prime minister with the united nations just a couple of weeks ago, drew that famous red line, urging the united states to get tougher with iran. but all parties agree on one thing. iran must not be allowed to develop a nuclear weapon. they are processing uranium right now. it is not yet weapons grade. two weeks before an election, the day before the eve of that foreign policy debate, that news would have been a blockbuster but a white house spokesman says sanctions are working. while the white house is willing to sit down one-on-one with iran, no such agreement has been reached at this point, courtney. >> mike, t
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Oct 26, 2012 6:00pm PDT
will impact travel across the entire united states throughout next five to seven days. we'll have the full forecast track and latest from the east coast. our next rain is in that 7-day forecast and also going to mean more sierra snow. [ taste buds ] donuts, donuts, donuts! who are these guys? oh, that's just my buds. bacon, donuts. -my taste buds. -[ taste buds ] waffles. how about we try this new kind of fiber one cereal? you think you're going to slip some fiber by us? rookie. okay. ♪ nutty clusters and almonds, ♪ ♪ almonds. ♪ fiber one is gonna make you smile. ♪ [ male announcer ] introducing new fiber one nutty clusters and almonds. with 43% daily value of fiber for you. crunchy nutty clusters and real almond slices for your taste buds. >>> we have a change of scenery for the giants in detroit for the world series, this morning the team boarded the buses at at&t. there's tim lincecum and fans were there to cheer on the team. not just the giants who left san francisco, much of the front office also headed east as well as the players and families. brian wilson is going, 60
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Oct 12, 2012 5:00pm PDT
president of the united states directly contradicts the testimony, sworn testimony of state department officials, american citizens have a right to know just what is going on. >> reporter: back in cincinnati, a bakery is pulling ohio voters with cookie sales. so far it's obama in the lead. i'm steve handelsman, nbc news, cincinnati. >>> back here at home, fremont's solyndra may be bankrupt, but its lawyers are still fighting, suing the company's chinese competitors. solyndra's attorneys filed a lawsuit in san francisco federal court claiming the chinese companies conspired to create a monopoly in solar panel manufacturing, and they were supported by chinese banks which offered them below market loan rates. solyndra is seeking damages of at least $1.5 billion for the loss of its business. a director, though, for one of the chinese companies tells bloomberg the lawsuit is solyndra's way of making china a scapegoat for its failure. >>> a down day for stocks. the market closed today with its worst week since early june. now the day started with modest gains, but ended mixed after the first
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Oct 23, 2012 4:00am PDT
in the united states. is yours one of them? captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> good morning. i'm lynn berry. well, after the third debate between president obama and republican nominee mitt romney, there are just 14 days left before american voters choose their next president. and according to a cbs news instant poll of uncommitted voters, president obama was a clear two-to-one victor with 53% saying he won. governor romney got 23%. 24% called it a tie. a cnn orc international poll called the debate a little closer with 48% saying obama won while 40% picked obama. for more on last night's heated foreign policy debate we go now to nbc's steve handlesman. he's in florida for us. steve, good morning. >> reporter: hi, lynn. thanks. good morning from boca raton, florida. well, the debate here last night was clearly the most combative so far. though surprising to some, not on the issue of libya. but mitt romney was able to make his larger point, his claim that america is weaker now overseas than it was four years ago. mitt romney and barack obama came to their third and fi
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Oct 24, 2012 12:35am PDT
president of the united states, barack obama, will be on this program. but jimmy fallon, the emmy winner, he's coming up next. [ cheers and applause ] ♪ >>> gentlemen, thank you both so much. [ cheers and applause ] >> what a debate. >> yeah, you know, i cannot believe that that was the last one. [ laughter ] >> i got to hand it to you. you were on your game tonight. >> well, you weren't so bad yourself. >> really? >> uh, no, actually you were pretty bad. i basically opened up a can of presidential whoop-ass on you. >> yeah, you were on fire tonight. that whole "horses and bayonets" thing, genius! >> yeah, that was pretty sweet. hey, check out -- check out twitter. i got "horses and bayonets" to be a trending topic. >> hell, yeah. yeah, you did. right below bad girls club reunion and #youknowheaskankif. >> say, you know, what is the difference between a skank and a scrub? >> well, a scrub is a guy that can't get no love from me. [ laughter ] hanging out of the passenger side of his best friend's ride, trying to holler at me. >> i don't want no scrubs. >> cheers to that. >> cheers to th
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Oct 11, 2012 6:00pm PDT
lastly, the president of the united states has led with a steady hand and clear vision. governor romney, the opposite. the last thing we need now is another war. >> congressman ryan. >> we mourn the loss of these four americans who were murdered. when you take a look at what has happened just in the last few weeks, they sent the u.n. ambassador out to say that this was because of a protest and a youtube video. it took the president two weeks to acknowledge that this was a terrorist attack. he went to the u.n. and in his speech at the u.n., he said six times, he talked about the youtube video. look, if we are hit by terrorists, we're going to call it for what it is, a terrorist attack. our ambassador in paris has a marine detachment guarding him. shouldn't we have a marine detachment guarding our ambassador in benghazi, a place where we knew that there was an al qaeda cell with arms? this is becoming more troubling by the day. they first blamed the youtube video. now they're trying to blame the romney/ryan ticket for making this an issue. and with respect to iraq, we have the same
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Oct 27, 2012 7:00am PDT
system and it will arrive in time for halloween. on the other side of the united states, you have hurricane sandy bringing wind, rain, and even torrential downpours starting to arrive up towards cape hatteras and down towards the coast towards savannah, georgia. the unusual thing about this system, this is going to be a category one hurricane by the time it makes landfall tuesday night into wednesday morning near new york city. unusual. here you go sunday morning, you will notice the bands starting to bull into washington, d.c. by the time we get into monday, new york city will be looking at heavy rain and the potential for flooding with storm surge from boston to d.c. up to three to five feet. that's the surge with the water moving inland. the other impressive thing is the heavy rain. they are expecting about seven to 13 inches of rain. not only for new england, but that includes the mid-atlantic. we are talking cape hatteras, norfolk, washington, d.c. this is before it makes landfall. this is 4:00 on tuesday. all of the yellows and reds. once we see this thing make landfall into
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Oct 31, 2012 2:05am PDT
wondering where the manliest city in the united states is -- >> it isn't here. sorry, guys, it ain't new york. >> they did the study and the way they narrowed it down, found the places with the most gyms, steakhouses, home depots and the ones with the least number of manicure and pedicure places and hair salons. here are the top five manliest cities in the united states of america. >> number five is birmingham, alabama. >> number four is nashville, tennessee. >> i love myself some nashville. >> number three. >> memphis, which is a lot like nashville. >> number two is columbia, south carolina. >> are you noticing a southern trend? >> yes. and number one, the manliest city in the country is, oklahoma city, oklahoma. >> wow. >> okay. there you have it. anything? >> my wife is from there. >> thank you for that. >> is she rather manly? >> no! no, i did not! i said my wife is from there. i was about to say, she knows manly men, that's why she chose me. >> why did she leave the manliest city in america to come to new jersey and marry you? >> because she wants the manliest man but in the mos
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Oct 27, 2012 11:00pm PDT
country forward. now it is my distinct honor to introduce the president of the united states. i wouldn't want his job, right? ladies and gentlemen, president barack obama. [ cheers and applause ] >> thank you. thank you. thank you. it's so great to be here back in ohio. and before we start, sasha, malia, go to bed. [ laughter ] i do that to remind you i have two adorable young daughters and not five creepy adult sons.
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Oct 14, 2012 5:30am PDT
the water is clean and where people live. in the united states, there's water scarcity in certain areas. we have the political framework, the policies to deal with that. we have the money frankly. we still pay more than twice as much for our cable bill than for our water bill here. >> tell us about water.org's agenda. how does it work. >> people aren't equally poor. er 800 million people that don't have access to water aren't all in the same boat. the municipality will be piping water right by people's houses but they don't have access it to. people working, holding down jobs are taking time off of work to stand in a line at a designated time to get their water. gary pioneered an idea water credit. if you can take out a loan and buy your time back, all right, so 75, $100 loan, that five hours you are wasting you can go do your job and the loans pay off quickly. >> they are repaid at 967% rate worldwide with this. we're approaching 400,000 people who have gotten access to water and a toilet through microfinance and through their own resources that haven't having to be served by str
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Oct 27, 2012 5:00pm PDT
going to arrive when we come right back. >>> 1 in 88 children born in the united states has autism. but there may be some new hope for families effected by the disorder. as nbc bay area shows us stem cells from core blood are breaking new medical ground. >> reporter: researchers hope what's inside cord blood can reverse the impact of autism. >> now i feel great. and i don't have any pain and i don't have to visit the dra doctor all the time. >> reporter: after all, a core blood treatment cured her sickle cell anemia. it's on the forefront of the first fda clinical trial of its kind investigating whether the stem cells in cord blood may be able to cure autism. >> this initial pilot study will accept 30 children between the ages of 2 and 7 who have a confirmed diagnosis of autism that's not known to be caused by a genetic factor. >> reporter: those children will receive infusions of their own stem cells, which they cannot reject. they were collected in their cord blood banked when they were newborns and stored in the registry. the research will be done at the center neuroscience institute
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Oct 30, 2012 5:00pm PDT
united states, and it's a great moment. >> we thank you. forget the free tacos. i think the people in redwood city were more excited about meeting the giants star. you see the lines were out the door. pagan is gone, but you still have time at all taco bells. the free taco promotion ends at 6:00. you have is about 60 minutes to get some food in your belly. >>> and once again, the victory parade is right here on nbc bay area. we are the proud broadcast home of the giants. you can watch our parade coverage. as monte francis mentioned, our coverage starts at 4:30 on the morning show. the actual parade begins at 11:00 a.m. if you can't make to it san francisco, if you're stuck at home or in your office, put us on tv or online at nbcbayarea.com. >>> still ahead at 5:00, a second shark attack on the california coastline. the details on the victim's condition, straight ahead. >>> and luke skywalker has a new boss. a blockbuster hollywood deal hits the bay area. >>> also -- >> it's a high i can't explain for me. you know, to see the best of people come out. >> turning recycling into something
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Oct 11, 2012 11:00pm PDT
option. >> what's problem? >> one of eight of students in the united states who receives federal aide receives it through higher one. >> consumer advocate john fox is with cal perks. higher one made $88 million last year just on fees incurred on the debit cards. there are more than 100 california schools using higher one, 15 of them in the bay area. the most prevalent charges include 50 cents every time a student swipes with a pin at a merchant. and a minimum $2.50 for using a nonhigher one atm plus whatever fee that atm charges. this is the only atm serving 11,000 students, who say thend up using this, forced to use a nonhigher atm and pay fees. >> they're going to give you no choice but to add to their profit. >> this is federal aide we're talking about, federal taxpayer money. >> students are not required to open up a higher one account to receive their financial aide. if they open an account with higher one, there are absolutely no hidden fees. our charges are competitive with national and regional banks around the country and students are required to read the pop-up disclosu
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Oct 11, 2012 5:30pm PDT
estimate there are 7500 advance compounding pharmacies in the united states, with 3,000 of those providing what is called sterile compounding medicine, like the steroid injection that is believed to be the source of the fungal meningitis. the investigation continues, into the source of the contamination late tonight, the house committee and commerce committee requesting the information as part of the investigation into the outbreak. and that information should happen sometime next week. >>> thank you, rehema ellis covering the story. >>> and today, the attention around the world is focused on the 14-year-old girl targeted for assassination by the taliban. she has become a worldwide symbol of the fight for freedom and the fight for all girls to get an education. we get an update on her condition today from nbc's amna nawaz. she covers pakistan for us >> reporter: good evening, less than three days after she was shot by the taliban coming home from her school, malala yousufzai is showing signs of improvement. doctors deemed her stable enough today to be taken from peshawar to islam
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Oct 1, 2012 11:00am PDT
me. >>> europe beat the united states in dramatic fashion in the ryder cup golf tournament. >> came back and shocked team usa. one player was confused of the u.s. time zone. the european guy nearly blew his day to change the outcome. rory mcilroy had to be rushed to the golf course by chicago police in an escort. barely made his tee time. the world's top ranked golfer was watching the network the night before and announcing his tee time in eastern time. mcilroy bummed a ride from the illinois state patrol. >> thanks for being with us. join us tonight. [ woman ] dear chex cereal, i've never written a fan letter before, but you've done what i thought was impossible: you made good-for-you, gluten-free cereals in a whole bunch of yummy flavors. cinnamon chex and honey nut chex are two of our favorites. when my husband rob found the chocolate one, we were in cereal heaven. the only problem is, with so many great flavors you're making it very hard to choose. so thanks. from your fans, the mcgregor family. 'cause we love chex. [ male announcer ] love chex? connect with us on facebook.
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Oct 30, 2012 11:00am PDT
united states. it is fogged in. that is crazy. >> reporter: it has been crazier for the two who are bracing themselves for what they will see when they get home hopefully tomorrow afternoon. >> we can fix the property. that is not the issue. everybody has to be safe. that's all we're praying for. >> reporter: back here live at the board. you can see the jfk flights say they are on time. those are for tonight. officials say expect those to change to canceled for new york airports. the one silver lining is d.c. up to boston. those flights may bring flights in and depart. airlines may look to add flights tonight and red eye options. the best option for you as a passenger is to check directly with the airline. reporting live for nbc bay area news. >> stephanie, thanks. here in the bay area, we had nothing to complain about. just some fog. >>> just some fog. we want to take a closer look at sandy and the projected path and intensity as we head through the next 48 hours. i want to start with some storm reports. new york, record storm surge. we saw the water come up 14 feet above sea level
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Oct 14, 2012 3:30pm PDT
united states senate and the governance of our democracy. >> arlen specter was 82. >>> we turn now to that outbreak of meningitis cases tied to steroid injections from a pharmacy in massachusetts. today the cdc said the number of cases has risen to 205 in 14 states. all this is bringing new scrutiny to a specialized part of the pharmacy industry. we get more from nbc's senior investigative correspondent lisa myers. >> she was the type of person that everyone loved. she was dynamic, she was loving. >> reporter: george carol's wife was getting what she thought was a routine steroid injection for back pain and it killed her. it turns out the company that compounded the drug -- in 2002 and 2003, the f -- in 2004 a man died from a contaminated injection, necc settled the lawsuit. in 2006, the fda issued a warning left for necc to stop marketing the cream. they produced thousands of doses of the steroid. >> when was the last time either the food and drug administration or the massachusetts board of pharmacy were visiting this business and looking carefully at what they were doing. we alread
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Oct 8, 2012 11:00pm PDT
on farms in the united states had dramatically fewer asthma and allergy problems. >> i really, really want to use some hand sanitizer right now. let's turn it over to the comcast sportsnet newsroom. >> does that add any legitimacy to the five-second rule? >> yeah, okay. >> all right. coming up in sports, both the giants and a's one loss away from being elittle natd from the postseason. up next, we'll hear from the a's. they got enough magic left for a comeback. that's next. ask me what it's like when my tempur-pedic moves. [ male announcer ] why not talk to someone who owns an adjustable version of the most highly recommended bed in america? ask me about my tempur advanced ergo. goes up. goes up. ask me what it's like to get a massage anytime you want. goes down. goes down. [ male announcer ] tempur-pedic brand owners are more satisfied than owners of any traditional mattress brand. ergonomics. [ male announcer ] tempur-pedic. the most highly recommended bed in america. [ female announcer ] for more information or to find a retailer near you, visit tempurpedic.com. >>> many po
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Oct 8, 2012 12:00am PDT
and did you mean to calm the president of the united states barack obama lazy? >> yes. chris: i tried to think what you were thinking as a journalist and someone who knows american history and what you thought of that? >> i was clearly troubled, just using that phrase lazy and attaching it to this president, to any president but to this president had all sorts of resonance and unpleasant echoes. and i just wanted to give him a chance because is he a campaign co-chair. he's not just your average surrogate. this is john sununu. and later that same day, he went on fox and was asked, you don't think there will be a better prepared president obama onstage next week? and he said, quote, when you're not that bright, you can't get better prepared. mitt romney was aggressive but polite. that was a civil debate. this is not, i have to believe what mitt romney wants to be representing himself. >> let's hope not but john sununu said a few weeks ago barack obama was not a true american. he says these things. he will say whatever he thinks. >> it also fits into the grander picture, what you'r
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Oct 22, 2012 6:00pm PDT
allies. i think the tension between israel and the united states was very unfortunate. i think also pulling our missile defense program out of poland and the way we did was also unfortunate in terms of if you will disrupting the relationship in some ways that existed between us. and then of course with regards to standing for our principles, when the students took to the streets in tehran and the people there protested, the green revolution occurred for the president to be silent i thought, was an enormous mistake. we have to stand for our principles, stand for our allies, stand for a strong military and stand for a stronger economy. >> mr. president. >> america remains the one indispensable nation. and the world needs a strong america, and it is stronger now than when i came into office. because we ended the war in iraq, we were able to refocus our attention on not only the terrorist threat but also beginning a transition process in afghanistan. it also allowed us to refocus on alliances and relationships that had been neglected for a decade. and governor romney our alliances have
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Oct 4, 2012 3:00am PDT
outside the united states when we acquired it. they have a strong platform in europe and a rapidly growing platform in asia complementary to ours. they're built more strongly in japan and we're built more strongly in china. we can help each other there. they make great footwear. we're going to reboot the apparel program here in the united states beginning next fall in a small way to get started. we think we can help their apparel business a lot. >> you mentioned europe. a lot of short sellers told me vf corp, they're big in europe. that's assured. there's something transcendent about your brand that makes it so sales are actually quite strong. >> our business in europe, it's going to be up low double digits. we're pretty happy with that. >> even howard schultz at starbucks, desperate to get that kind of gain. >> that's not where we have been. but that's where we are. the strength of vf all along is the brands you refer to. we have 30 brands in our portfolio. they are not all working consistently well in each european country, for example. but because we have the portfolio, we can l
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Oct 5, 2012 5:00pm PDT
shoreline for the annual displays by the united states navy and the blue angels. and those huge crowds will also see some of the top skippers in the world humming some of the fastest boats on water in fleet and match race competitions. and one of those skippers, the winningest sir russell coutts leading his oracle crew against the swedish artemis team in the first match race. the oracle supporting the giants with the sf logo on their boats. and in what looked like a victory coutts, it was ruled he had not correctly rounded four. so he was disqualified. so artemis advances to face jimmy spithill's oracle usa team. and so the final four and the championship finals of the match racing competition all set for saturday on the bay. and now coming up at 6:00, we will go 25 years back in time to look at the 1987 america's cup where dennis conner and stars and stripes took the cup back from the awustralians, what wer you doing in 1987? i think i was doing my algebra work. >> i was there in san diego watching it in the late 80s. >> i was doing my math homework as well. >> laurence son the water.
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Oct 22, 2012 5:30pm PDT
from the united states, but the agreement of the diplomatic issues are a good thing, you may hear more rhetoric on benghazi and libya, but mitt romney wants to keep the focus on the economy and both candidates will talk about china quite a bit. china's impact on ohio, they're all looking towards voters in ohio, the battleground states. >> andrea mitchell. we don't have you home for long, given your world travel and view of the world right now, what is the most urgent and pressing issue that could come up tonight? one that will live well beyond the debates? well, i think afghanistan and troops, tens of thousands, that is very important. but the most pressing issue right now seems to be syria, the united states can no longer ignore that situation, a huge hole that is sucking in other countries. so far 30,000 people killed in syria, and it is clear that that conflict is a regional war with other countries becoming involved. the bombing in beirut, many believe that syria was involved. and today, in jordan, officials say a soldier there was killed when the jordan troops clashed with th
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Oct 16, 2012 6:00am PDT
sister are supposed to speak. also in attendance, libya's ambassador to the united states, senator diane feinstein and thomas pickering, a friend of stevens and the person who has been charged with investigate the security surrounding stevens the day he died. that was september 11th of this past year. the ceremony again, the service is at 4:30. there will be a reception afterwards. both are free and open to the public. keep in mind there is security in city hall so you'll want to arrive early to avoid those lines. bob redell, "today in the bay." >>> and we will have continuing coverage of the memorial service as well as a live stream on our website, nbcbayarea.com. that service starts at 4:30 this afternoon. >>> the port of oakland is launching an independent investigation into allegations its maritime director misspent thousands of dollars. the investigation centers around a $4800 expense from back in 2008. it shows maritime director james quan took a dozen or so shipping executives to an upscale strip club in houston. port commissioners held an emergency meeting last night to take acti
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Oct 30, 2012 5:30pm PDT
issued his own statement writing, jeep production will not be moved from the united states to china. it's inaccurate to suggest anything different. but the romney campaign stands by the ad, noting to nbc news, that chrysler ceo never disputed any actual facts in their ads. so, brian, a couple things, number one, the president still not campaigning on the campaign trail tomorrow. instead he will tour new jersey with governor chris christie tomorrow, some of the damaged areas. mitt romney, is resuming a full campaign schedule tomorrow. he'll be in the battleground state of florida. >> all right, chuck todd at the white house tonight. chuck, thanks. >>> when we come back, back to our storm coverage, specifically, a moment of crisis for a big hospital that included a lot of newborns who needed to move quickly. [ dennis ] it only took two minutes for this town to be destroyed. to a little girl who lived through it, this is more than a teddy bear. it's a step towards normal. it's why allstate catastrophe teams not only have hot coffee and help for grownups... they've also handed out more
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Oct 6, 2012 4:00pm PDT
brothers in arms. ♪ ♪ ♪ >> i hereby place united states ship michael murph ney commission. >> reporter: the newest destroyer in the navy fleet is named after navy s.e.a.l. michael murphy killed in 2005 while fighting one of the fiercest battles in nas.e.a.l. history. >> it bears the name of a great american. >> reporter: lieutenant murphy was the leader of a four-man team on a reconnaissance mission. the s.e.a.l.s came across three goat herders, but despite the risk they would betray the s.e.a.l.s presence to the taliban and murphy ordered them released and not killed. >> wouldn't even cross his mind to injure a noncombatant. >> reporter: as feared, the taliban were tipped off and attacked. his team outnumbered 10-1, fought back. they radioed for backup, but in a selfless act to save his men, murphy moved into the open, immediately drawing enemy fire to make a desperate call for help. >> he took two rounds to the back and dropped down and sat back up, picked the phone back up and started talking again. >> reporter: 19 servicemen died that day. >> it is your teammate who lays down his l
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Oct 19, 2012 3:00am PDT
incredible. just another way febreze helps you breathe happy. >>> believe it or not, the united states of america is perhaps the strongest big economy on earth right now. europe's struggling to stay afloat. china's slowing down. but despite all the gloom and doom you hear endlessly from politicians on both sides of the aisle, the u.s. is actually coming back and we're coming back stronger than you think. that's one of the reasons why we came out here to youngstown, ohio, which is not just sitting on top of a gigantic natural gas deposit, it's also the industrial hub of the largest state in the rust belt. that's why we're in canton. but you know what? maybe the rust belt isn't quite so rusty anymore. everybody acts like all the good manufacturing jobs have gone to china, yet the best manufacturers on earth are still right here in america. take timken, tkr, an ohio-based company that was founded more than a century ago, when they made roller bearings for mule-drawn carts. these days timken makes the bearings for precision tasks like the mars rover and the wheels on your jet aircraft. the in
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Oct 17, 2012 5:00am PDT
. >> let me give you some advice. look at your pension. you also have investments outside the united states. >> joining us this morning in santa clara university political science professor jim cotrell. both sides made some strong points last night. >> i think round two went to obama. he accomplished some of the things that he wanted to do. he had more at stake after the first debate. i think he needed to come out more energetic. he's probably very satisfied with his performance. mitt romney probably is fairly happy. but i think probably obama had more to gain. so from that perspective, i think he probably came out ahead. >> definitely a lot of action to watch last night. the president was specifically called out about the terrorist attack on the u.s. consulate in libya. let's take a listen to his response. >> what went on here -- >> secretary clinton has done an extraordinary job but she beiwo for me. i'm the president. i'm always responsible. nobody's more interested in finding out exactly what happened than i did. >> professor, the question is, do you think the president said enough to satisfy those
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Oct 19, 2012 6:00pm PDT
of maps. >> there's the thames. >> from europe to the united states to the streets of los angeles. all over the world. and from hundreds of years ago. >> i think that this gift will probably help generations, literally generations of people. >> long before your gps device. >> the maps are actually kind of beautiful. >> even before your thomas brothers guide. >> this is a 1948. >> they showed people where they were and where they wanted to go. if there's one thing you can say about the mysterious dietitian who lived in the tiny cottage leaving only a few photos of himself behind he loved it. >> i honest to god believe he tried to buy every map ever public libd. >> he pulled out a favorite. he's got boxes and boxes more from feathers' house. in the coming months, glenn and his staff have a lot of work ahead of them. counting and categorizing every single one of these maps. there's no gps device for that. nbc bay area news. >>> heads up if you plan to drive on highway 4 in antioch this weekend. there will be delays and lane closures due to construction for at least saturday and sunda
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Oct 3, 2012 10:00pm PDT
only recently been studied. according to the united states drug czar, the results are frightening. >> on a friday or a saturday evening, about 1 in 8 drivers is testing positive for either an illegal drug or a legal drug. >> reporter: and he says drivers, especially teen drivers, don't realize how drugs can seriously impair their skills at the wheel. >> that lack of understanding the risk and the potential harm is very dangerous. >> reporter: these parents say they are aware of the dangers and know how common drug use is for teens. especially smoking pot. so they're curious to see how their daughters will do today. >> hi, my name is sidney. >> hi, my name is sara. >> what will these girls do when they're asked to get in a car with someone they think has been smoking pot? >> of course i'm going to smoke. come on. >> reporter: we've invited these teens to a school cafeteria that's been rigged with hidden cameras. they don't know the other two are actors. hunter who is pretending to be high, and remi is making sure the real kids believe him. >> you're high right now? >> yeah. >> let'
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Oct 2, 2012 11:00pm PDT
, his remains for returned to the united states. on thursday, at the arlington international cemetery the crew will be honored and thanked by the government. >> i think it's wonderful. it brings closure to him. you know, you don't know for so many years what's happened to him. and then, they find him. so, it's a good closure. >> the sergeant was buried in july with full military honors at the golden gate cemetery. >>> a wisconsin anchor woman is attracting attention for how she responded to an e-mail critical of her weight. >> the truth is, i'm overweight. you could call me fat. and, yes, obese on a doctor's chart. but to the person who wrote me that letter, do you think i don't know that? that your cruel words are pointing out something i don't see? >> jennifer livingston has been anchoring the morning news in lacrosse for more than a dozen years now. she sees more than a unhappy viewer, who told her she was not a suitable example for people. livingston sees a bully in the e-mail writer. she told them that parents who complain about the fat lady on the news, are encouraging their own
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Oct 15, 2012 5:30pm PDT
time. >> reporter: he owns the hearing technologies, the biggest hearing manufacturer in the united states. once a year, he comes to yankees stadium and sets up shop for hearing-impaired kids and adults who couldn't afford the latest models. >> i have new ears today, i am happy. >> we're going to put this over the ear. >> reporter: austin fits stephanie with state-of-the-art devices. >> i can hear that. >> can you hear that? >> yes. >> is it loud enough? >> reporter: devices her mom's insurance won't cover. >> it is like a new shoe, okay? >> reporter: after years of silence, stephanie can hear. when is the last time you heard out of your left ear? >> before second grade, and i'm in tenth grade now. >> so more than eight years? >> yes. >> does the room sound different? >> yes, it sounds louder. >> sounds louder? and is that loudness annoying? why is it annoying? >> because i'm not like used to having the sound into my left ear, so it is overwhelming for me. >> reporter: austin has given the gift of hearing all over the world, to some 800,000 people in the past 12 years. >> together,
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Oct 26, 2012 4:00am PDT
someone of your own race that you're proud of being president of the united states, i applaud colin for the endorsement. >>> a former member of vice president's biden's staff has written a tell-all book. he bashes him as an eeg maniacal auto krat. aides say the president has not read the book. >>> "30 rock" star tina fey ripped into todd akin and richard mourdock after they made -- >> if i have to listen to one more gray faced man with a $2 haircut explain to me what rape is, i'm going to lose my mind. >> here is a look at other stories making news today. >>> in georgia, things for one family, losing their 20-year home to foreclosure actually got worse. preparing to move out, they posted a craigslist ad for a giveaway of furniture and other household items outside the house. big crowds showed up early while the family was out, broke in the house and cleaned it out. they stole practically all of their belongings. unreal. >>> to southern california, not a bird, not a plane, but that guy. a two-foot long fell from the sky and flopped onto the 12th tee of a golf course. the two-pound leopar
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Oct 2, 2012 4:00am PDT
time of year. what happened on the west coast of the united states yesterday? one of the warmest october days in southern california. 95 officially in l.a. vegas at 98. we had numerous locations near 100. it was very warm in san francisco, 91 degrees. the pink shading in here just outside of sacramento to the north there all in the 100-degree range. today a little cooler but still similar. we haven't had a big change of air mass. if anything, we have a little more of the onshore flow. areas closer to the coast will stay cool. if you're inland in california, a very hot day today, along with all your friends in arizona. this front will eventually try to sink down through the northern rockies and will bring much cooler air in the days ahead. seattle will get a little taste of that today with a temperature of 60 degrees. you notice we're warm from l.a. to vegas and even the inner mountain shortly. 97 in sacramento and red bluff near 99. today should be just like yesterday. >>> it looks to stay very warm in the west. but it won't be quite as hot as we go throughout the rest of the wee
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